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The Salvation Army is one of Australia’s largest and most-loved charities, helping thousands of Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most.
Why work with us
Moneycare is The Salvation Army’s national financial counselling and financial capability program. It is one of the largest and longest running such programs in Australia. Our evidence-based outcomes measurement process shows that we have a real impact on the lives of the people who come to us seeking assistance through materially improved mental health, personal well-being and financial resilience, including financial hardship alleviation. Moneycare has a focus on holistic, strengths-based services that are professional, caring, and missional.
Financial counselling recognises the ways in which other life issues may interact with personal financial issues, considers the clients’ unique circumstances, their financial history and financial behaviours.
Why this role matters
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a values-driven Financial Counsellor, reporting to the Moneycare Regional Manager Victoria. This position is instrumental in providing financial counselling, client casework and advocacy, and conduct community education in order to ease the suffering or hardship of people in financial difficulty or crisis. Provide financial counselling to clients and conduct thorough assessment processes that ensures that clients receive a prompt and efficient service. Integrate this with state-wide telephone financial counselling service (Moneycare).
The role you could play
This a maximum term part time position, 22.8 hours per week to the 30th June 2025, based onsite at our Moneycare Services based in Dandenong. Ideally, we would prefer the successful candidate to be onsite 3 consecutive days to maintain client continuity however this can be negotiated.
Salary is in accordance with the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Award at either a Level 4 (Diploma qualified) or Level 5 (degree qualified ).
As a Financial Counsellor at the Salvos, you will enjoy:
What we’re looking for
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To apply for this position you will need to complete the online application via the Salvation Army website (link below).
Please provide a cover letter and resume with your application.
Applications will close as soon as a suitable candidate is secured. Do not delay in submitting your application today!
The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people. We value people of all cultures, languages, capacities, sexual orientations, gender identities and/or expressions. We are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islander people.
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